Improved financial knowledge leads to a better future for individuals and families along with stronger communities. That’s why providing and supporting financial education is a major focus for Old National. Learn more about our commitment to financial education from Financial Empowerment Officer Ben Joergens.
In 2015, Old National associates taught 900 total sessions of financial education reaching 17,000 people. This commitment led to two first-place awards from the American Bankers Association (ABA).
In recognition of Old National's 12 Steps to Financial Success program, which empowers at-risk adults, specifically those incarcerated for non-violent offenses, to take control of their future and achieve financial success.
Ben Joergens, Old National's Financial Empowerment Officer, received this prestigious honor after reaching more than 5,000 individuals in 2014 through partnerships with 27 different non-profit organizations, schools and universities.